Art Director

  • Full Time
  • Denver
  • Applications have closed

bluebearcreates Blue Bear Creative

Social Media Marketing to Millennials

We’re seeking an Art Director who doesn’t settle. Someone who is a little obsessed about making digital and social media things look great. Reporting to the Creative Director, you’ll create beautiful and engaging content across all digital channels, while maintaining campaign and brand consistency for our food & beverage clients.

The ideal candidate has experience in branded social content and design, in making beautiful comps that capture and convey ideas. Is thirsty for knowledge and always seeking out the newest design trends. We know great Art Directors do more than jostle type and make stuff look pretty. They brainstorm, strategize, and know their clients’ business like the back of their hand.

If you’re serious about doing great work for awesome brands, we would love to have you here at Blue Bear. So, are you serious?

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Collaborate with other creatives to brainstorm creative ideas
  • Bring writer into their creative process of brainstorming and designing so they can be more of a help when needed and vice versa
  • Create assets using appropriate software program
  • Consult copywriter if copy needs to be used in asset
  • Get creative approval from designated reviewer
  • Go to appropriate meetings
  • Present creative work and properly prepare for all client presentations
  • You’re responsible to be on the lookout for client changes in calendar
  • Meet all deadlines
  • Responds to all requests and communications in a timely and thorough manner
  • Bring it to someone’s attention if you are not going to meet a deadline well before it’s due
  • Always trying to expand job knowledge by reading creative publications, looking at competitors’ and other industry work, and keeping up with platform trends

Qualifications and Skills

  • Proven art direction and design skills
  • Good at collaborating with writers and editors
  • Strong understanding of social platforms
  • Strong photo and video production experience
  • Great with feedback and revisions
  • Organized and responsible
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro and After Effects

**Please submit a digital portfolio with resume submissions.**

Benefits

  • Company Insurance: Health, Dental, Vision & Life
  • 3 Weeks Paid Time Off
  • Monthly Gym Membership Stipend
  • Paid Parking
  • Occasional Free Lunch